Girish Mahajan

Fellen

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Country  Germany
Admin. region  Unterfranken
Municipal assoc.  Burgsinn
Area  34.33 km²
Population  903 (31 Dec 2008)
State  Bavaria
District  Main-Spessart
Elevation  236 m (774 ft)
Local time  Friday 4:35 PM
Postal code  97778
Fellen
Weather  10°C, Wind W at 8 km/h, 53% Humidity

Fellen is a community in the Main-Spessart district in the Regierungsbezirk of Lower Franconia (Unterfranken) in Bavaria, Germany and a member of the Verwaltungsgemeinschaft (Administrative Community) of Burgsinn.

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Map of Fellen, Germany

Location

Fellen lies in the Mittelgebirge Spessart, in the Würzburg Region.

Subdivisions

The community has the following Gemarkungen (traditional rural cadastral areas): Fellen, Rengersbrunn, Wohnrod and Neuhof.

History

Fellen was part of the County of Rieneck. In 1806, it was mediatized within the Principality of Aschaffenburg, with which it passed in 1814, with the odd small exception, to Bavaria. In the course of administrative reform in Bavaria, the current community came into being with the Gemeindeedikt (“Municipal Edict”) of 1818.

Economy

Municipal taxes in 1999 amounted to €367,000 (converted), of which net business taxes amounted to €44,000.

According to official statistics, there were 81 workers on the social welfare contribution rolls working in producing businesses in 1998, and in trade and transport 17. In other areas, 329 such workers worked from home. Nobody was employed in processing businesses. One business was in construction, and furthermore, in 1999, there were 29 agricultural operations with a working area of 328 ha, of which 44 ha was cropland and 200 ha was meadowland.

Governance

The mayor is Zita Baur.

Coat of arms

The community’s arms might be described thus: Barry of six gules and Or, in base a mount of three vert on each side of the middle mount two oakleaves each acorned of one towards the nombril point, between the leaves in chief a crown argent.

Education

In 1999 the following institutions existed in Fellen:

  • Kindergartens: 50 places with 38 children
  • References

    Fellen Wikipedia


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